Powder Hounds Ski & Snowboard School

For almost four decades, Powder Hounds has been the premier ski school on Mt. Hood at the Timberline Ski Area, providing both skiing and snowboarding instruction.  Powder Hounds' specialized approach to teaching, especially to children, has helped generations of Northwest skiers learn and continue to enjoy winter sports. Our small classes, friendly instructors, easy-to-use rental equipment, and our unique teaching style give every student a sense of fun and accomplishment.

Powder Hounds has a long-standing tradition of excellence, and we've earned our reputation by providing superior instruction in a way that is exciting and enjoyable to each student.  We take pride in being "the best school on the mountain" and we will always maintain the balance of tradition and innovation that makes Powder Hounds unique.

Join us for a wonderful mountain experience!

Powder Hounds Features:

  • Beginner (first-time-on-skis) through Advanced Lessons
  • Specializing in Children and Family Focused Lessons
  • Teaching the Latest Skiing & Snowboarding Methods and Technologies
  • Lift Tickets Included with Lessons
  • Group and Private Lessons Available
  • Classes Arranged by Age and Ability
  • Weekend and Vacation Class Sessions

Sign up early to guarantee your space!  Class size is limited to assure personal attention and our continued high-quality instruction.